Global Wind Service

Company Type
Wind Turbine Technicians
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Company Snapshot
Company
Global Wind Service
Headquarters
Fredericia, Denmark
Founded
2008
Company Type
Private
Company Size
501-1,000 employees
Regions
Europe
Industries
Health & Safety ● Offshore Construction ● Offshore Wind Energy
Media

About Us
Global Wind Service (GWS) is one of the largest companies in Europe offering onshore and offshore installation and servicing of wind turbines around the world. And we do it with the right people, tools and flexibility to deliver the best possible solutions to the highest quality.

Our goal is always to meet and exceed our clients' expectations. As a result, GWS has gained an excellent reputation and fast established itself as the preferred international supplier of qualified and skilled personnel to the global wind turbine industry.

Our track record to date includes wind turbine installations and service work in over 40 countries – from the United States, Finland, Germany and the UK to Morocco, South Africa, Australia, the Philippines and more.

We have established business units in ten countries, giving us the opportunity to be closer to our customers and react faster to local market requirements.

GWS employ over 850 people and we strongly believe in the long-term investment and development of our employees. Their knowledge and experience ensures that we are the best we can be for our clients.
 
Services & Activities
Expertise
Asset Management & Integrity ● Health & Safety ● Operations & Maintenance
Certifications & Accreditations
AMSA Australian Maritime Safety Authority Approved Training Provider
APPEA Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association
ASME S American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Power Boilers (S) Certificate
ASME U American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (U) Certificate
ASME U2 American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Pressure Vessels (Alternative Rules for Pressure Vessels) (U2) Certificate
CAA United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority
CHAS Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme
City & Guilds City & Guilds Approved Centre
EN 1090 Structural/Contsruction Steel & Aluminium Products
GWO Global Wind Organisation Accredited Training Provider
HSE United Kingdom Health & Safety Executive
IOSH Institution of Occupational Safety & Health
ISAA International Spill Accreditation Association
ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems
ISO 27001 Information Security Management
ISO 50001 Energy Management Systems
ISO 9001 Quality Management System
ISO/IEC 17025 Testing & Calibration Laboratories
ISO/TS 29001 Oil & Gas Quality Management
MCA Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) Approved Training Provider
MNTB Merchant Navy Training Board Centre Recognition
NATA National Association of Testing Authorities (Australia)
NEBOSH National Examination Board in Occupational Safety & Health
NOGEPA Nederlandse Olie en Gas Exploratie en Productie Associatie
OHSAS 18001 Health & Safety Management System
OPITO Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organisation
PAS 99 Integrated Management Systems
RYA Royal Yachting Association Recognised Training Centre
SCC**/VCA** Safety Certificate Contractors (More than 35 Employees)
SCC*/VCA* Safety Certificate Contractors (Up to 35 Employees)
SCCP Safety Certificate Contractors for Petrochemicals
SCP Safety Certificate Personnel Leasing
UKAS United Kingdom Accreditation Service
UKSpill UK Spill Contractors Accreditation Scheme
ISO 9001 ● ISO 14001 ● OHSAS 18001
Memberships
AchillesAchilles UVDBAWEAEEEGRRenewableUKWindEurope
RenewableUK members are building our future energy system, powered by clean electricity. We bring them together to deliver that future faster; a future which is better for industry, bill-payers, and the environment. We support over 400 member companies to ensure increasing amounts of renewable electricity are deployed across the UK and access markets ... Moreto export all over the world. Our members are business leaders, technology innovators, and expert thinkers from right across industry.
EEEGR (East of England Energy Group) and its membership of more than 300 commercial businesses and organisations, public sector and not-for-profit bodies, as well as academic institutions are at the centre of operations. We act as a single focal point to represent the regional energy industry and strive to ensure that the regional assets combine to ... Moreform a world-class industry capable of competing in a global energy market.

Our mission is to be the source of new opportunities and knowledge to enable member companies to strategically grow their businesses.

Membership benefits, whether they are networking with like-minded business people, accessing guidance on training, grants and recruitment, or being profiled through newsletters and websites. All this and more are available by being a part of the energy network in the region, as many can testify.
WindEurope (formerly the European Wind Energy Association - EWEA) is the voice of the wind industry, actively promoting wind power in Europe and worldwide. It has over 450 members, active in over 50 countries, including wind turbine manufacturers with a leading share of the world wind power market, plus component suppliers, research institutes, national ... Morewind and renewables associations, developers, contractors, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies, and consultants.

WindEurope coordinates international policy, communications, research and analysis and provides various services to support members'​ requirements and needs to help their development, offering the best networking and learning opportunities in the sector.

WindEurope analyses, formulates and establishes policy positions for the wind industry on key strategic sectoral issues, cooperating with industry and research institutions on a number of market development and technology research projects. In addition, the lobbying activities undertaken by WindEurope help create a suitable legal framework within which members can successfully develop their businesses.
Projects
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
402 MW
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
288 MW
Location:
North Sea
Project Capacity:
312 MW
Events
This September the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg is the biggest and most important meeting of the wind industry worldwide. It combines the world’s leading expo for wind energy - WindEnergy Hamburg and the global conference of WindEurope to create a high-powered, unique platform for business, networking and information - onshore and offshore. These ... Moretwo top events, the expo and the conference, will be held side by side from 25 to 28 September 2018 at the Hamburg Messe site.

Exhibitors, visitors and conference participants are expected from some 100 countries. In nine exhibition halls more than 1,400 exhibitors will be present and some 35,000 trade visitors are expected. The WindEurope Conference, to be held inside the exhibition, features more than 500 speakers and presenters, providing a first-class programme on the issues facing the global wind industry for round about 2,000 delegates.
Affiliated Companies
Universal Foundation is an offshore foundation company responsible for bringing the Mono Bucket to the offshore wind industry. A unique concept in offshore wind engineering the Mono Bucket combines the key benefits of a gravity base foundation, a monopile and a suction bucket. It is a ground breaking foundation solution for the latest generation of ... Moreoffshore wind which will significantly contribute to lowering the Levelised Cost of Energy.
Stay Connected
Phone
+45 76 20 36 60
Head Office
Strevelinsvej 28, 7000 Fredericia, Denmark